A report from Business Insider reveals that vehicles are more powerful and more fuel efficient than they have ever been. Studying data from 1975 to 2013, Business Insider reports its never been a better time to own a car.
Start with adjusted fuel economy, or MPG. Model year 2013 vehicles are the most fuel efficient ever, across the board. Compared with 1975, vehicles are 80 percent more fuel efficient. Simply go back to ten years ago, and you’ll find that vehicles are more than 20 percent more efficient than they were at that time. Business Insider says 2005 was a turning point for the industry and fuel economy.
The 2013 Kia Optima was voted among the four door models with the most power.
The four door sedan comes in all shapes and sizes. Sometimes, you’ll breeze by a large boat going 45 mph on the highway, but if you’re the one zooming past that slow moving machine, you’ll know how awesome a four door sedan can be.
So what is the best car that combines smart, style and power. Luckily,Motortrend has put together a list of the most powerful four-doors under $30,000.
The good news? Many of our top models have made the cut, including some of Subaru, Nissan, Kia and Fords most popular choices.